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Gwinn – 01/19/12 – Ron Glodoski, author, speaker and entrepreneur will be delivering his presentation outlining the pressures and social challenges of today’s youth on Thursday, February 2nd at 7 p.m. at the Gwinn Middle and High School Cafetorium. Glodoski, a national expert on bulling, resiliency and substance abuses; is the  well known author of […]

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The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will feature a class called “Defined by Water—Sea Kayaking the U.P.” at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, in Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome’s Room 101-B. Sam Crowley, an avid kayaking explorer and teacher, will talk about the different places and seasons that sea kayaking in the U.P. offers. This […]

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Vibration machines are heavily promoted as a way to strengthen bones, but they didn’t provide this benefit for a group of postmenopausal women who signed on for a yearlong study of the machines’ effectiveness. Researchers at Toronto General Hospital recruited 202 women whose bone mass was low but not bad enough to require treatment with […]

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Mike Plourde and Bob Nadeau LIVE from McDonald’s in Ishpeming. BIG Monday Live moved to Wednesday, January 18th. Listen to tonight’s show HERE. Ishpeming, Michigan — On tonight’s edition of BIG Monday LIVE on Wednesday from McDonald’s in Ishpeming Mike Plourde and Bob Nadeau talked with the athletes from Negaunee’s Boys Basketball Team. Mike and […]

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MOVIE: Armageddon ANSWER: “Damn Glad To See You, Boy” WINNER: Rob It is just another day at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a few astronauts were repairing a satellite until, out of nowhere, a series of asteroids came crashing into the shuttle, destroying it. These asteroids also decimated New York soon thereafter. Then, […]

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Marquette – 01/18/12 -Overeaters Anonymous will hold a Step 1 Beginners Meeting on Saturday, January 21, from 11:00 a.m. to noon at the Messiah Lutheran Church, Room 202. The church is located on 305 W. Magnetic in Marquette. For more information call 346-2059. As the holiday season comes to a close, New Year’s resolutions abound […]

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Noun: Junket (JUNK-ut) Definition: 1. A dessert of sweetened flavored milk with rennet. 2. a: A trip, journey: as a trip made by an official at public expense. b: A promotional trip made at another’s expense. Sample sentence: The senator was criticized for making a junket to a posh resort in Panama, claiming it to […]

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A conservative golfer friend of mine sent this notice to me and asked that I pass on his concern. ————– I am a member of golf’s 99%. I play golf, but have not yet made it to the professional level! I have played the game for over 40 years, but have not really put in […]

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If you have had your teeth whitened by bleaching – either by your dentist or with home teeth-whitening kits – you may be able to keep them that way by eating certain foods. Dentists at Wake Forest Baptist Health say that apples, green beans, cauliflower, carrots, celery and other firm fruits and vegetables can help […]

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MOVIE: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure ANSWER: “All We Are is Dust In The Wind, Dude” WINNER: Rena In the small town of San Dimas, a few miles away from Los Angeles, there are two nearly brain dead teenage boys going by the names of Bill S, Preston ESQ. and Ted Theodore Logan, they have […]

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